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At the University of Stirling, we take pride in providing education with a purpose and conducting research that makes a difference to society.

Our vision is to be recognised across the world as a university that addresses the needs of society through innovative interdisciplinary research, learning and teaching of the highest quality, and by sharing our knowledge with the world.

Commitment to excellence, openness and ambition are the values that lie at the heart of everything we do. We recognise that, to realise our ambitions, we need the collective will, passion and commitment of all our staff.

Our aim is to unlock the full potential of our students and staff, so that they can use their knowledge and skills to shape the world in a positive way. At Stirling, we are always on the lookout for people who have the talent and the skills to make a real difference to society.

Could that be you?

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Be the difference at Stirling

At the University of Stirling, ‘being the difference’ is in everything we do.

We deliver an education based on innovation and excellence, and our ground-breaking research is transforming the world. If you share our commitment to making a difference to global societies, join us.

Research Ranking 3/4 of our research ranked world-leading or internationally excellent REF 2014
TOP 50 young universities in the world TOP 50 young universities in the world Times Higher Education 2017
Environment 1st in the UK for a good environment on campus International Student Barometer (ISB) 2016
TOP 150 most international universities in the world TOP 150 most international universities in the world Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016
International Students 1st in Scotland for welcoming international students International Student Barometer (ISB) 2016
Athena Swan bronze award

What our staff say

I'm fortunate to lead a team conducting research that makes a positive difference to the health and wellbeing of our society. We work with researchers, professionals and policymakers across the world. Collectively we are trying to find workable, innovative solutions to prevent health problems before they start. Professor Linda BauldDirector of the Institute for Social Marketing
My work combines the strength of academic and industry expertise. By collaborating with industry on a large scale we can find innovative and practical solutions to problems which affect worldwide sustainability and food supply problems, while boosting our research profile. Professor Herve MigaudDirector of Research, Institute of Aquaculture
I am driving change that will transform our learning and teaching environment and make our Faculty more dynamic and innovative. I love the diversity of my role and being able to interact with so many staff and students. I feel I belong to, and play a major role in, supporting our university community. Elizabeth RobertsonFaculty Manager, Faculty of Arts and Humanities

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HR & OD Department

University of Stirling
Stirling, FK9 4LA

T: +44 (0)1786 467136


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